Integrated Valve Systems Vs. Conventional Automation ConceptsSource: Bürkert Werke GmbH
By Dipl.-Ing. Sebastian Kundel, Product Manager Process and control valves, Bürkert Fluid Control Systems
With conventional centralized automation of process valves in production units for food, drinks and pharmaceutical products, it is often difficult to meet the necessary stringent hygiene and safety standards. Intelligent process valves with integrated automation functions offer an interesting alternative in this field and can help reduce planning, installation and maintenance costs.